The Story of the Carpentries in Africa

Slides from my presentation at International Data Week SciDataCon, Gaborone, 2018.<div><br></div><div>The presentation took place in session 244: Sharing lessons on data science teaching techniques, methods and materials and with two specific requests and invitations, and covered the following themes:</div><div><br></div><div>1. Background to the Carpentries</div><div>2. The history of the Carpentries in Africa</div><div>3. The African Carpentry Task Force's work in Africa</div><div>4. My personal use of the Carpentries methods in my professional work at UCT Libraries and Figshare</div>